AtypicalPop TV (1)
* 8.5
Running time: 30min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Creator: Robia Rashid
Starring: Keir Gilchrist, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael Rapaport, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Amy Okuda
Sam, a teenager on the autism spectrum, decides he is ready for romance. In order to start dating – and hopefully find love – Sam will need to be more independent, which also sends his mother on her own life-changing path. She and the rest of Sam’s family, including a scrappy sister and a father seeking a better understanding of his son, must adjust to change and explore what it means to be ‘normal’.

Modern FamilyPop TV (3)
* 8.5
Running time: 22min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Creators: Steven Levitan, Christopher Lloyd
Starring: Ed O’Neill, Julie Bowen, Sofía Vergara, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eric Stonestreet
Parents Phil and Claire yearn for an honest, open relationship with their kids. But a daughter who is trying to grow up too fast, another who is too smart for her own good, and a rambunctious young son make it challenging. Claire’s dad, Jay, and his Latina wife, Gloria, are raising two sons together, but people sometimes believe Jay is Gloria’s father. Jay’s gay son, Mitchell, and his partner, Cameron, have adopted an Asian girl, completing one big – straight, gay, multicultural, traditional – happy family.

Mr. MercedesPop TV (4)
* 8.4
Running time: 1h
Genre: Thriller
Creators: David E. Kelley
Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Harry Treadaway, Kelly Lynch, Jharrel Jerome, Scott Lawrence
Mr. Mercedes is an adaptation of the 2014 Stephen King novel of the same name. A Mercedes runs over a crowd of people camped out for a job fair, leaving 16 of, including a baby, dead. Two years later, now retired detective, Bill Hodges receives an email titled ‘MISS ME’. When opened it unleashes a video that sports the same smiley face associated with ‘Mr. Mercedes’ crime scene. To find the killer Bill enlists Jerome, the computer-savvy guy who mows his lawn and his former partner Peter Dixon.

SalvationPop TV (5)
* 6.6
Running time: 43min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Creators: Elizabeth Kruger, Craig Shapiro, Matt JL Wheeler
Starring: Santiago Cabrera, Jennifer Finnigan, Charlie Rowe, Jacqueline Byers, Rachel Drance
When it is discovered that an enormous asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth, MIT grad student Liam Cole and tech billionaire Darius Tanz team up to save humanity from this impending apocalypse, without alerting the public. Darius recruits an aspiring sci-fi writer, Jillian, to work on a theoretical approach to saving humanity. Meanwhile, the government has its own approach, with Deputy Secretary of Defense Harris Edwards spearheading the top-secret plan to deflect the asteroid.

The DefendersPop TV (2)
* 8.1
Running time: 50min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Creators: Douglas Petrie, Marco Ramirez
Starring: Krysten Ritter, Charlie Cox, Mike Colter, Finn Jones, Eka Darville, Rachael Taylor
Four of Marvel’s biggest heroes are each working individually but have one common goal in mind – to save New York City. Burdened with their own personal challenges, Matt Murdock (Daredevil), Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Danny Rand (Iron Fist) realize that they likely won’t be able to accomplish their goals working solo. That realization leads them to team up and form The Defenders, a supergroup that is more equipped to save the Big Apple than the heroes would be if they continued to work on their own.

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